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Chlorine gas leak in South Gate sends dozens to hospital
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Los Angeles Herald Examiner Photo Collection
Gulker, Chris
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Los Angeles Public Library
Los Angeles Public Library Photo Collection
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Students and teachers from Tweedy Elementary School were evacuated from the area of a chlorine gas leak in South Gate. The gas leak occurred when men working on a line that carries chlorine from freight cars to a bleach plant accidentally ruptured the pipe at Purex Corp., located at Firestone Boulevard and Rayo Avenue. Photograph dated February 22, 1986.
1 photographic print :b&w ;24 x 33 cm. on sheet 29 x 36 cm.
Photographic prints
Herald Examiner Collection
Chlorine--Accidents--California--South Gate
Fire fighters--California--South Gate
Allied health personnel--California--South Gate
Ambulances--California--South Gate
Dwellings--California--South Gate
Streets--California--South Gate
South Gate (Calif.)
Los Angeles Herald-Examiner photographs
Herald-Examiner Collection photographs

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